Dr. William W. Chang, DO

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Dr. William W. Chang, DO

Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine | Male

Paloma Medical Group 30230 Rancho Viejo Rd Ste 200, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 Get Directions
(949) 443-4303

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Dr. Chang specializes in Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine and practices in San Juan Capistrano, CA. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Internal Medicinenull
  • Pulmonary Diseasenull
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      22 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
      • Assurant Health
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
      • Blue Shield of California
      • CalOptima
      • Cigna
      • Commercial Insurance Company
      • CoreSource
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Health Net
      • Humana
      • Kaiser Permanente
      • Medicaid
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      • Monarch Healthcare
      • Mutual of Omaha
      • Optima Health
      • Principal Life
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      Specialties

      • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
      • Critical Care Medicine
      • Pulmonology
      • Sleep Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Critical Care Medicine
      • Internal Medicine
      • Pulmonary Disease

      Conditions Treated

      • Abscess
      • Acidosis
      • Acute Bronchitis
      • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
      • Alkalosis
      • Asthma
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bronchiectasis
      • Bronchiolitis
      • Bronchitis
      • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Cough
      • Emphysema
      • Empyema
      • Fungal Infections
      • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
      • Influenza (Flu)
      • Interstitial Lung Disease
      • Low Blood Oxygen Level
      • Lung Abscess
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Lung Nodule
      • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
      • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
      • Pneumonia
      • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
      • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Edema
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Incompetence
      • Respiratory Failure
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Shortness of Breath
      • Sinusitis
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Systemic Sclerosis
      • Thrombosis
      • Valley Fever
      • Vascular Disease
      • Wheezing

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
      • Bronchoscopy
      • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
      • Pulmonary Function Test
      • Respiratory Management
      • Thoracentesis

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      Education

      • Medical School
        MI STATE UNIV COLL OF OSTEO MED

        Graduated in 2000

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Chinese, Mandarin
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
      • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Chang's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients